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Takehara-Nishiuchi K, Morrissey MD, Pilkiw M (2020) Prefrontal neural ensembles develop selective code for stimulus associations within minutes of novel experiences, J Neurosci, 40(43): 8355-8366.

Takehara-Nishiuchi K, (2020) Prefrontal-hippocampal interaction during the encoding of new memories, Brain and Neuroscience Advances, 4: 1-10. Invited review.

Takehara-Nishiuchi K, (2020) Neurobiology of systems memory consolidation, Eur J Neurosci, 00: 1-14. 

Xing B, Morrissey MD, Takehara-Nishiuchi K, (2020) Distributed representations of temporal stimulus associations across regular-firing and fast-spiking neurons in rat medial prefrontal cortex, J Neurophys, 123(1): 439-450.

Jarovi J, Volle J, Yu XT, Guan L, Takehara-Nishiuchi K, (2018) Increased prefrontal activity sharpens the selectivity of prefrontal theta oscillations for the mnemonic value of events and facilitates their encoding, eNeuro, 0407-18.

Pilkiw M, Takehara-Nishiuchi K. (2018) Neural representations of temporal associations, Neurobiol Learn Mem, 153(Pt A): 57-70. invited review

Nouriziabari, SB, Sarkar S, Tanninen SE, Dayton R, Klein RL, Takehara-Nishiuchi K. (2018) ERP-based detection of brain pathology in rat models for preclinical Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Alzheimers Disease, 63(2): 725-740.

Ljubojevic V, Luu P, Gill P, Beckett L-A, Takehara-Nishiuchi K, De Rosa E. (2018) Cholinergic modulation of frontoparietal cortical network dynamics supporting supramodal attention. J Neurosci, 38(16): 3988-4005.

Xia F, Richards BA, Josselyn SA, Takehara-Nishiuchi K*, Frankland PW* (*, co-corresponding authors). (2017) Medial prefrontal cortex parvalbumin-positive interneurons modulate spindle-ripple coupling and fear memory consolidation, eLife, 6, e27868.

Pilkiw M, Insel N, Cui Y, Finney C, Morrissey MD, Takehara-Nishiuchi K, (2017) Phasic and tonic neuron ensemble codes for stimulus-environment conjunctions in the lateral entorhinal cortex, eLife, 6, e28611.  

Tanninen SE, Nouriziabari B, Morrissey MD, Bakir R, Dayton RD, Klein RL, Takehara-Nishiuchi K.(2017) Entorhinal tau pathology disrupts hippocampal-prefrontal oscillatory coupling during associative learning. Neurobiol Aging, 58, 151-162.

Lidhar NInsel NDong JYTakehara-Nishiuchi K, (2017) Observational fear learning in degus is correlated with temporal vocalization patterns.Behav Brain Res. 332:362-371

Morrissey MD, Insel N, Takehara-Nishiuchi K (2017), Generalizable knowledge outweighs incidental details in prefrontal ensemble code over time. eLife, 6:e22177.

Takehara-Nishiuchi K The Anatomy and Physiology of Eyeblink Classical Conditioning. Curr Top Behav Neurosci. 2016 Dec 27. doi: 10.1007/7854_2016_455.  in press


Volle J, Yu XT, Sun H, Tanninen SE, Takehara-Nishiuchi K (2016) Enhancing prefrontal neuron excitability enables associative learning of temporally disparate events. Cell Reports, 15, 1-11.

Weyand S, Takehara-Nishiuchi K, and Chau T. (2015) Exploring methodological frameworks for a mental task-based near-infrared spectroscopy brain-computer interface. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 254, 36-45.

Tanninen SE, Yu XT, Giritharan T, Tran L, Bakir R, Volle J, Morrissey MD, and Takehara-Nishiuchi K (2015) Cholinergic, but not NMDA, receptors in the lateral entorhinal cortex mediate acquisition in trace eyeblink conditioning. Hippocampus, 25(11), 36-45.

Weyand S, Schudlo L, Takehara-Nishiuchi K, and Chau T (2015) Usability and performance-informed selection of personalized mental tasks for an online near-infrared spectroscopy brain-computer interface. Neurophotonics, 2(2), 025001. 

Insel N, Pilkiw M, Nobrega JN, Hutchison WD, Takehara-Nishiuchi K, Hamani C (2015) Chronic deep brain stimulation of the rat ventral medial prefrontal cortex disrupts hippocampal-prefrontal coherence. Exp Neurol, 269, 1-7.

Weyand S, Takehara-Nishiuchi K, and Chau T (2015) Weaning off Mental Tasks to Achieve Voluntary Self-Regulatory Control of a Near-Infrared Spectroscopy Brain-Computer Interface. IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng, 23(4), 548-561.

Nguyen R, Morrissey MD, Mahadevan V, Cajanding J, Woodin M, Yeomans J, Takehara-Nishiuchi K, and Kim JC, (2014) Parvalbumin and GAD65 interneuron inhibition in the ventral hippocampus induces distinct behavioral deficits relevant to schizophrenia. J Neurosci, 34(45), 14948-14960.

Morrissey MD, Takehara-Nishiuchi K. (2014) Diversity of mnemonic functions within the entorhinal cortex: A meta-analysis of rodent behavioral studies. Neurobiol Learn Mem, S1074-7427(14) 00145.

Invited review

Takehara-Nishiuchi K. (2014) Entorhinal cortex and consolidated memory. Neurosci Res, 84C:27-33.

Invited review

Tanninen SE, Morrissey MD, Takehara-Nishiuchi K (2013) Unilateral lateral entorhinal inactivation impairs memory expression in trace eyeblink conditioning PLoS One 8(12):e84543.

Insel N, Takehara-Nishiuchi K (2013) The cortical structure of consolidated memory: A hypothesis on the role of the cingulate-entorhinal cortical connection Neurobiol Learn Mem 106: 343-350.

Invited review.

Shearkhani O, Takehara-Nishiuchi K (2013) Coupling of prefrontal gamma amplitude and theta phase is strengthened in trace eyeblink conditioning.Neurobiol Learn Mem Feb;100:117-26. 

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Takehara-Nishiuchi K, Insel N, Hoang LT, Wagner Z, Olson K, Chawla MK, Burke SN, Barnes CA. (2013) Activation patterns in superficial layers of neocortex change between experiences independent of behavior, environment, or the hippocampus. Cereb Cortex, 23(9), 2225-2234.

Morrissey MD, Maal-Bared G, Brady S, Takehara-Nishiuchi K (2012) Functional dissociation within the entorhinal cortex for memory retrieval of an association between temporally discontinuous stimuli. J Neurosci, 32(16), 5356-5361

Takehara-Nishiuchi K, Maal-Bared G, Morrissey MD (2011) Increased entorhinal-prefrontal theta synchronization parallels decreased entorhinal-hippocampal theta synchronization during learning and consolidation of associative memory. Front Behav Neurosci 5: 90.

Commented by Vetere and Ammassari-Teule in Frontiers in Neuroscience.

Selected publications before 2009

Takehara-Nishiuchi K, McNaughton BL. (2008) Spontaneous changes of neocortical code for associative memory during consolidation. Science 322: 960-963.

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Takehara-Nishiuchi K, Nakao K, Kawahara S, Matsuki N, Kirino Y. (2006) Systems consolidation requires postlearning activation of NMDA receptors in the medial prefrontal cortex in trace eyeblink conditioning. J Neurosci 26: 5049-5058

Takehara K, Kawahara S, Kirino Y (2003) Time-dependent reorganization of the brain components underlying memory retention in trace eyeblink conditioning. J Neurosci 23:9897-9905. 

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